Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Ring with five nefer signs

Period:
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Akhenaten
Date:
ca. 1353–1336 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Amarna (Akhetaten), King's House at Amarna, Pit south of the pond, Egypt Exploration Society excavations, 1931–2
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
l. of bezel 2.3 cm (7/8 in); diam. 2.4 cm (15/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. John Hubbard and Egypt Exploration Society, 1932
Accession Number:
32.5.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 122
Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Society at Amarna, 1931-32. Allotted to the EES by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds. GIven to the Metropolitan Museum of Art by subscription of Mrs. John Hubbard.

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